Kyoto by the Sea

Maizuru Nature and Cultural Park

Maizuru Nature and Cultural Park is a park blessed with the rich nature of the Oura Peninsula, in the northeastern part of Maizuru City. There is a camellia garden (approximately 30,000 camellia of 1,500 different varieties) and a hydrangea garden (approximately 100,000 hydrangea of 100 different varieties) inside, attracting many visitors in their respective blooming seasons. In addition, there is a green lawn in early summer, red leaves in fall, and beautiful seasonal scenery all year round, making the park a popular place for nature observation.

24-12 Taneji, Maizuru City, Kyoto Prefecture
Train: From JR Higashi Maizuru Station, get on the Kyoto Kotsu Bus Mihama Line, and get off at "Natural Culture Garden" bus stop

Car: About 20 minutes from the Maizuru Higashi Interchange on the Maizuru Wakasa Expressway
Business Hours
March to September: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. / October to February: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. 
*Last entrance is 30 minutes before closing
Closed: 12/29 - 1/3
Space for regular-sized vehicles: 100 (Price: Free)
Space for large vehicles: 10 (Price: Free)